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Happy 4th of July!

July 4, 2010

Here’s the perfect video for the 4th. It’s the 4th and final verse of the Star Spangled Banner:

I’ll bet that unless you are a Service Academy grad and had to memorize all four verses you probably didn’t even know there was more than one. You can find a the lyrics here.

Did you know that the music is the tune of a British drinking song? Other interesting trivia about the song can be found here.

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